The Browsers Speculative Fiction Book Club is led by Kathryn Herron and meets mostly monthly on Tuesday nights. We would like to extend an invitation to all of our sci-fi and fantasy loving customers (RSVP is not necessary). The books are available in store at 15% off if you plan to attend the book club.
If you have any questions about the event, please email Kathryn.
We will discuss Tentacle by Rita Indiana.
More about the book:
Plucked from her life on the streets of post-apocalyptic Santo Domingo, young maid Acilde Figueroa finds herself at the heart of a voodoo prophecy: only she can travel back in time and save the ocean - and humanity - from disaster. But first she must become the man she always was - with the help of a sacred anemone. Tentacle is an electric novel with a big appetite and a brave vision, plunging headfirst into questions of climate change, technology, Yoruba ritual, queer politics, poverty, sex, colonialism and contemporary art. Bursting with punk energy and lyricism, it's a restless, addictive trip: The Tempest meets the telenovela.